U.S. Garbage Truck (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)

Florida Believe it or Not: Man with dementia shot with stun gun; Unemployed man accuses Jesus for wire transfer scheme; Man sleeping in dumpster deposited into a garbage truck

The Sunshine State had beautiful sunny skies on Valentine’s Day, and many people received flowers, chocolates and were struck by Cupid. But after reading these outrageous stories, you’ll discover love might have not been in the air after all. A South Florida man’s gun dropped from his clothing and discharged at a 55-year-old woman at a Dunkin Donuts in Coconut Creek, authorities ...

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The SoFlo Scoop: Boy abandoned at Chuck E. Cheese’s; Traffic adjustments involving I-75; Protest against German union

Good morning South Florida! Today is Tuesday, Feb. 14. Miami is expected to have a high of 81 and low of 66 with a slight chance of showers in the morning, while Key West will be mostly sunny with a high of 78 and a low of 71. Fort Lauderdale will see a high of 81 and a low of ...

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Miami Marlins' first pitch at Marlins Park in 2012 (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)

The SoFlo Scoop: Miami Marlins for sale; Camillus House discontinuing Day Care program; Miami Heat’s blazing streak extended

Good morning South Florida! Today is Friday, Feb. 10. Miami is expected to have a high of 75 and a low of 66 with partly cloudy skies throughout the day, while Fort Lauderdale will also be partly cloudy with a high of 74 and a low of 66. Naples will be sunny and have low humidity with a high of ...

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Students at FIU protest President Donald Trump's executive order barring citizens from seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the country during a rally on Feb. 1. (Cassandra Cabal / SFNS)

FIU, UM academics deal with impacts of travel ban

In Miami-Dade County, the impact of President Donald Trump’s executive order regarding the citizens of seven Muslim-majority nations may be most keenly felt on college campuses, where Ph.D. candidates and professors are scrambling to continue their research in the aftermath of the travel ban.  Mohammad Ali Faghihi, a professor in the college of medicine at the University of Miami, said his ...

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The SoFlo Scoop: Gimenez gets seat on toll board; Metromover crash; Miami ranked sixth most expensive city to live

Good morning South Florida! Today is Thursday, Feb. 9. Miami is expected to have a high of 86 and low of 63 with thunderstorms in the early afternoon and clear night skies, while Fort Lauderdale will be partly cloudy throughout the day with a high of 86 and a low of 62. Naples will see partly cloudy skies with a ...

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Manifestantes marchan en West Palm Beach el 4 de febrero. (Samuel Navarro / SFNS)

Protesta a Mar-a-Lago [Video]

West Palm Beach es una de las joyas de Donald Trump. Un club de golf, una plaza con su nombre y hasta un resort de lujo son de las cosas que el magnate logro construir en esta elegante ciudad antes de llegar a la presidencia de los Estados Unidos. Desde la plaza que lleva su nombre, este sábado 4 de ...

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Las pitones birmanas, como esta, consumen una gran cantidad de vida salvaje, incluyendo lagartos, garzas, y roedores. Fuente: www.nps.gov

Gurús caza serpientes limpian los Everglades

Dos miembros de una tribu de la India combaten desde hace dos semanas la plaga de pitones y otros tipos de serpientes que han invadido Los Everglades. Esta tribu ha sido contratada por el Departamento de Salud y Fauna del Estado de Florida con el fin de acabar con el elevado número de pitones que está destruyendo la fauna y ...

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Florida Believe it or Not: Man steals nearly $400 worth of bathing products; Pastor flees naked from a home; SpongeBob SquarePants intruder

After a rare week of unexpected cold and rain, the Sunshine State is back to its usual temperatures and sunny skies. Check out these “Florida Believe it or Not” stories, which will have you feeling weird and surprised about the Sunshine State: Well-known Tallahassee Pastor O. Jermaine Simmons fled naked from a home after being threatened by a husband who ...

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Carnival cruise ship in Port  Miami (Photo via Flickr)

The SoFlo Scoop: Estefans on Broadway; More cruises traveling to Cuba; Miami Heat’s winning streak continues

Good morning South Florida! Today is Wednesday, Feb. 8. Miami is expected to have a high of 85 and low of 66 with sunshine throughout the day, while Fort Lauderdale will also be sunny with a high of 87 and a low of 67. Naples will see partly cloudy skies with a high of 80 and low of 67, while ...

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Puppy mill (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)

The SoFlo Scoop: Protesters at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago; Shooting threats at Miami, Hollywood schools; Delray Beach fights puppy mills

Good morning South Florida! Today is Tuesday, Feb. 7. Miami is expected to have a high of 80 and low of 69 with partly cloudy skies throughout the day, while Fort Lauderdale will also be partly cloudy with a high of 80 and a low of 68. Naples will see partly cloudy skies with a shower possible during the day ...

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